Professional Profile

Scott Kjelson, Pharm.D.

Photo Director of Student Transitions
College of Pharmacy
Phone: 954-262-1383
Email: sk793@nova.edu
Campus: Fort Lauderdale

Biosketch:
Dr. Scott Kjelson, now Director of Student Transitions and Assistant Professor at NSU College of Pharmacy, began his career in the healthcare industry with success on his mind. As the CEO of GENOBIC, a Staff Pharmacists in the oncology department at Sylvester Cancer Center at the University of Miami, Consultant Pharmacist in the long term industry, and a public speaker, Dr. Kjelson has already had a huge impact in many lives. He has been a major speaker for companies like The Biggest Loser TV Show, the South Florida Concierge Conference, Johns Hopkins University, and General Electric.

Dr. Kjelson started his medical journey as a US Navy Corpsman where he worked as a surgical medic. Following his military experience and undergraduate completion at Miami Dade College, he then received his Doctorate Degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy. Following his graduation he shadowed, and was mentored by, honorable names in the healthcare industry and received his consultant license. He remains a mentor for students, as he promotes innovation and networking, on top of delivering very powerful knowledge.

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